Maine Local Living School 2021 Schedule


Acorn Processing Day

Date and Time: Saturday, October 2nd 2021, 9:00am to 3:00pm  
Cost: $95, lunch provided.

Spoon Carving Weekend
Date and Time: 9:30am Saturday October 23rd, 2021 through mid-afternoon Sunday, Oct 24th
Cost: $275 per person, all meals and rustic lodging provided.  Want to bring the whole family?  Kids over 8 are welcome to join the whole weekend for $100 with one or more paying parent.     


Packbasket Weaving Weekend
Date and Time: 9:30am Saturday November 13th, 2021 through mid-afternoon Sunday, May 14th, 2021
Cost: $325, all meals and rustic lodging provided.

Apprenticeship, A Local Living Immersion (Fall 2021)
Dates:  Monday September 13 2021 - Sunday Nov. 14th 2021
Cost:  $200 per week (8-week minimum stay)



The Family Sustainability Stay (Summer/Fall 2021)
Times:  10:00am of the first day through mid-afternoon of the last day
Dates:  (Each slot accommodates a 3 or 5 day experience)
             July 29 – 31                 accepting one more family  
             Aug. 2  - 6                   accepting one more family
             Aug. 8- 10                   open

*Custom dates available in the fall, please inquire!

Cost: 3-day single-family experience:  $995

          5-day single-family experience: $1495

          3-day 2 or more family experience: $795 per family

          5-day 2 or more family experience: $1295 per family

*Please have each family register separately!


Living-in-Maine Semester (Spring 2022)

Dates:  Saturday, March 5th 2022:  Opening Day

             Saturday, June 2nd 2022:  Graduation, followed by departure.

Tuition: Sliding scale


Day-Long School Programs

Dates & Times: Programs are the length of the school day and can be structured to work with one group or multiple shorter sessions.   Group Size: Our max group size for an interactive presentation is 42 students.  For handwork and more involved outdoor projects our max group size is 24.

Cost:  $450 per day at school plus mileage

           $550 per day on site at Maine Local Living School


Overnight School Programs: Place-Based Living and Learning

Dates: 3 and 5-day Ecological Living Immersions, designed for the spring, fall, and winter. Exact dates flexible. Let us know when works best for your group.

Cost:  $100 per student per day (minimum of 10 students participating)

           One adult per 10 students attends at no cost.

           Additional adults pay $50 per day.




Living-in-Maine Semester Virtual Info Session:

Thursday August 26, 2021 @ 7:30pm

Maine Local Living School On-Campus Open House:

Saturday August 28, 2021

Maine Local Living School Booth @ Common Ground Fair: 

Friday-Sunday September 24, 25, & 26

Maine Local Living School On-Campus Open House:

Saturday October 9, 2021

Living-in-Maine Semester Spring 2022 Application Deadline:

Saturday October 30, 2021